COVID-19 travel restrictions: Slovenia

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This article was published on May 25, 2022, and all the information in the article is correct as of this time. Before you book your trip, we highly recommend that you also check official sources for the most up-to-date travel requirements, as they are subject to constant change.

Can I enter Slovenia?

Slovenia is open to travelers from most countries, with no COVID-19 restrictions applicable to many. However, please be aware that travelers from certain countries still have to follow Covid-related regulations.

Young girl with backpack on Triple Bridge in heart of Ljubljana Old Town, Slovenia — ShutterstockThe Triple Bridge in the heart of Ljubljana Old Town — Shutterstock

Can I enter Slovenia if I am vaccinated/unvaccinated/recovered?

Both vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers can enter Slovenia. 

As of April 2022, the following vaccines are approved in Slovenia:

  • Comirnaty (BioNTech and Pfizer)
  • Nuvaxovid (Novavax)
  • Spikevax (Moderna)
  • Vaxzevria (AstraZeneca)
  • Janssen (Johnson & Johnson)

Please be aware that travelers from the countries listed below can enter Slovenia regardless of their vaccination status: 

If you arrive from any country not listed above, you are subject to certain COVID-19 restrictions and need to present appropriate documents.

Travel documents if I am vaccinated

  • A certificate confirming your vaccination status

Travel documents if I am unvaccinated

Please be aware that unvaccinated travelers from countries other than those listed above are not allowed to enter Slovenia for non-essential travel, including tourism.

Can I leave Slovenia? 

There are no particular COVID-19 restrictions when it comes to leaving Slovenia. 

Can I leave Slovenia if I am vaccinated? 

Vaccinated travelers can leave Slovenia. Please make sure that you have made yourself aware of all the COVID-19 requirements of your destination country. 

Travel documents if I am vaccinated

  • A certificate of full vaccination against COVID-19 in paper or electronic format

In addition, be aware that certain countries might demand a test result regardless of your vaccination status. 

Can I leave Slovenia if I am unvaccinated? 

Unvaccinated travelers can leave Slovenia. 

Travel documents if I am unvaccinated

  • A certificate of recovery from COVID-19 (no more than 180 days old before the day of crossing the border of a particular country)
  • A negative COVID-19 test result (the relevant period and kind of test may vary, please check the requirements of the destination country)

COVID-19 situation in Slovenia currently

Currently, Slovenia is a relatively safe place for traveling. Moreover, most nationwide regulations have been lifted.

Town Hall and Plague Column — Maribor, Slovenia — ShutterstockThe Town Hall and Plague Column in Maribor — Shutterstock


Is it safe to travel to Slovenia right now?

International travel to Slovenia is safe providing you take basic precautions such as wearing masks and avoiding close contact with others. 

Is Ljubljana open for travel?

Presently, Ljubljana is open for tourists. 

Do I have to go into quarantine if I go to Slovenia?

As of February 2022, visitors no longer need to self-isolate.

How do I get a health pass to travel to Slovenia?

Travelers from the EU can use their EU Digital COVID Certificate. It is recommended that travelers from non-EU countries carry printed copies of their COVID-19 documents.

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